Three Truck Series Teams Penalized
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Three teams that compete in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series have been penalized for rules violations discovered during post-race inspection last Sunday (March 30) at Martinsville Speedway.
The teams – the No. 31 Chevrolet driven by Ben Kennedy, the No. 54 Toyota driven by Darrell Wallace Jr. and the No. 98 Toyota driven by Johnny Sauter – have all been assessed a P3 level penalty for violating Section 20B-12.5 (D) (offset front hubs found in post-race inspection) of the 2014 NASCAR rule book.
As a result, each team’s crew chief – Michael Shelton (No. 31); Jerry Baxter (No. 54); and Gene Wachtel (No. 98) – have been fined $10,000 and placed on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31.